Skilled Handling Of Commercial And Residential Construction Defect Disputes

If you are a contractor, a construction defect has the potential to destroy your credibility. If you are a property owner, construction defects may affect the use of your property and even limit the value of your property. Whether you are a contractor or property owner with construction defect concerns, select an experienced litigator prepared to resolve the dispute as quickly as possible.

I am Ellen Rothstein, a New York City attorney with more than 30 years of experience resolving commercial and residential construction disputes. A key part of my practice includes trying to protect my clients' financial interests when disputes arise over code violations, misleading contract terms or allegations of cost-cutting measures leading to unacceptable construction work. I have access to industry experts invaluable in helping me determine fault or defend clients wrongfully accused of cutting corners and causing construction defects. When the stakes are high, contact my construction defect dispute law firm to learn how I can help protect your financial interests.

Protecting Property Owners In Construction Defect Disputes

I am a seasoned litigator with experience handling construction law litigation. I understand the potential ramifications commercial and residential property owners can encounter from negligent construction work. I am committed to protecting my clients' interests when their financial investment has been put in jeopardy. I have a strong background evaluating contract terms to identify parties at fault for causing construction defects, relating to, among other things:

  • Design defects
  • Sloppy workmanship
  • Plumbing problems
  • Structural concerns
  • Roofing problems
  • Electrical problems
  • Installation concerns
  • Drainage complications

I offer a comprehensive approach focused on identifying a way to achieve a prompt resolution. My detailed approach is invaluable in determining if a negotiated settlement or litigation would be in my clients' best interests.

Defending Contractors Facing Construction Defect Claims

Even the most experienced contractors can be accused of causing construction defects. If you have been under fire for allegedly causing a negligent design, an electrical problem or another defect, consult an experienced lawyer to protect your reputation. For years, I have applied my years of experience and legal skills to fight for the rights of contractors, subcontractors and builders, and to protect their reputations and financial interests.

Contact An Experienced Attorney In Manhattan About Design Defect Claims

Timing can be everything in a construction defect dispute. Whether you are a property owner with construction defect concerns or are a contractor accused of causing a defect, consult an experienced attorney prepared to pursue a resolution suited for you. Contact my Manhattan construction litigation firm to learn how I can apply my years of experience and legal skills to your benefit.